we are talking coast guards, marines and the navy. this region has roughly 330,000 active duty military personnel. and about 100,000 other uniformed personnel including department of defense workers. dozens of events are planned for fleet week to honor those who have served and continue to serve our country. car races, navy ship tours, meet and greets with sailors. some 20,000 people are expected to turn out meaning big bucks for the struggling san diego economy. >> yes, the dollars are captured in tot taxes, which is the taxes that hotel guests pay when they stay in a hotel. certainly captured in sales taxes, which is from restaurants and purchases of souvenirs and other things like that. so tourism is when people come in to your area and leave money and then go somewhere else. and so it is a tourism generator as well. >> folks come out to this event. they will interact with military members. mostly from the navy.